Movies like Coyote Ugly

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Coyote Ugly (2000)
 5.7
 100K
Coyote Ugly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Graced with a velvet voice, 21-year-old Violet Sanford heads to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a songwriter only to find her aspirations sidelined by the accolades and notoriety she receives at her "day" job as a barmaid at Coyote Ugly. The "Coyotes" as they are affectionately called tantalize customers and the media alike with their outrageous antics, making Coyote Ugly the watering hole for guys on the prowl.
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, sexy, humorous, entertaining, realistic, romantic, idiotic, erotic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: bar, nightlife, music, love and romance, love affair, nightclub, ambition, parents and children, desire for fame, youth, lifestyle, dancer's life, hopes, leaving home, follow your dream, urban, father daughter relationship, dancing, friendship between women, friendship, employer employee relationship, fish out of water, sexual attraction, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, music industry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to Coyote Ugly

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexy, entertaining and feel good films with plots about mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, dancing, runaway, storytelling and adaptation mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Coyote Ugly: Burlesque (2010), Honey (2003), Make It Happen (2008), Step Up All In (2014), Step Up 3D (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 70K
Burlesque (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Burlesque Lounge has its best days behind it. Tess, a retired dancer and owner of the venue, struggles to keep the aging theater alive, facing all kinds of financial and artistic challenges. With the Lounge's troupe members becoming ...
Style: sexy, entertaining, serious, melancholic, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: cabaret, nightclub, follow your dream, backstage, performer's life, ambition, nightlife, desire for fame, love affair, love and romance, dancer's life, burlesque ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 40K
Honey (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Honey Daniels (Jessica Alba) dreams of making a name for herself as a hip-hop choreographer. When she's not busy hitting downtown clubs with her friends, she teaches dance classes at a nearby community center in Harlem, N.Y., as a way to keep ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, exciting, inspirational, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: hip hop, love and romance, dancing, sexual harassment, follow your dream, lifestyle, ambition, artists and showbiz, music, choreographer, club, teenagers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Make It Happen (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Embarking on a journey to fulfill her dreams as a dancer, a young girl discovers a new style of dance that will prove to be the source of both conflict and self-discovery.
Style: captivating, entertaining, uplifting, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: follow your dream, rivalry, friendship, youth, dance school, ambition, love and romance, dancer's life, contests and competitions, dancing, social differences, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 30K
Step Up All In (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: All-stars from the previous Step Up installments come together in glittering Las Vegas, battling for a victory that could define their dreams and their careers.
Style: captivating, feel good, serious, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: music, dancing, rivalry, follow your dream, romance, love and romance, hip hop, uninhibited rivalry, dance contest, victory, team, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nick cannot stop obsessing over his ex-girlfriend, Tris, until Tris' friend Norah suddenly shows interest in him at a club. Thus beings an odd night filled with ups and downs as the two keep running into Tris and her new boyfriend while ...
Style: funny, feel good, exciting, bad taste humour, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, nightlife, obsessive quest, unlikely couple, youth, fall in love, one night, ex couple relations, romance, teenager, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.2
 53K
Step Up 3D (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A tight-knit group of New York City street dancers, including Luke and Natalie, team up with NYU freshman Moose, and find themselves pitted against the world's best hip hop dancers in a high-stakes showdown that will change their lives forever.
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, breathtaking, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: dancer's life, hip hop, contests and competitions, music, youth, follow your dream, ambition, urban, young lovers, romance, dancing, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. When she joins forces with the schools hottest dancer, Chase, to form a crew of ...
Style: captivating, feel good, light, uplifting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: teenage love, youth, friendship, rivalry, music, follow your dream, dancer's life, contests and competitions, competition, romance, dance school, dancing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, baltimore, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 172K
Dirty Dancing (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Expecting the usual tedium that accompanies a summer in the Catskills with her family, 17-year-old Frances 'Baby' Houseman is surprised to find herself stepping into the shoes of a professional hoofer – and unexpectedly falling in love.
Style: sexy, feel good, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, unlikely couple, dancer's life, resort, love and romance, youth, dancer, dancing, teenage love, fall in love, music, class differences ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963, 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.1
 123K
Magic Mike (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mike, an experienced stripper, takes a younger performer called The Kid under his wing and schools him in the arts of partying, picking up women, and making easy money.
Style: sexy, humorous, realistic, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: nightclub, drugs/alcohol, nightlife, friendship, dancer, clubbing, friends, american dream, dancing, power relations, strip club, young people ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Save the Last Dance (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A white midwestern girl moves to Chicago, where her new boyfriend is a black teen from the South Side with a rough, semi-criminal past.
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: interracial romance, ballet, teenage love, hip hop, dancer's life, high school, follow your dream, hopes, romance, dance school, love and romance, music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 15K
Fame (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An updated version of the 1980 musical, which centered on the students of the New York Academy of Performing Arts.
Style: semi serious, emotional, sentimental, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, music, teenage life, youth, showbiz, high school life, desire for fame, follow your dream, dream come true, dance school, teachers and students, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 103K
Step Up (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a chance to follow their dreams, but some people only get one shot. Tyler Gage is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore's tracks and the only thing that stands between him and an unfulfilled life are his dreams of one day ...
Style: captivating, feel good, entertaining, sexy, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: hip hop, dance school, music, teenage love, love and romance, dancer, dancing, performance, youth, ballet, romance, follow your dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 73K
Cocktail (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian quickly becomes a patron favorite with his flashy drink-mixing style. Brian ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: ambition, rise to the top, love and romance, buddies, couples, love affair, teaching the ways of the world, bartender, rags to riches, love triangle, best friend, betrayal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, new york, usa, caribbean, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 69K
Rock of Ages (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A small town girl and a city boy meet on the Sunset Strip, while pursuing their Hollywood dreams.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, ambition, rock, young love, rocker, rock star, teenager, nightclub, fish out of water, music band, dancer, mayor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Step Up Revolution (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Emily arrives in Miami with aspirations to become a professional dancer. She sparks with Sean, the leader of a dance crew whose neighborhood is threatened by Emily's father's development plans.
Style: light, feel good, exciting, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: music, dancing, teenage love, urban, youth, dancer's life, hopes, follow your dream, love and romance, teenage life, culture clash, dancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.7
 5K
Breakin' (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A struggling young dancer joins forces with two breakdancers and together they become a street sensation.
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: dancing, rivalry, music, music band, romance, gays and lesbians, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, friends, follow your dream, hopes, performer's life ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the teenager Mary Elizabeth Steppe, a.k.a. Lola, moves with her mother and two younger twin sisters from New York to the suburb of Dellwood, New Jersey, she has the feeling that her cultural and entertaining world ended. While in school, the ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, fish out of water, rivalry, romance, coming of age, teenage life, love and romance, family relations, showbiz, teenage girl, friendship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Save the Last Dance 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sara joins Julliard in New York to fulfill her and her mother's dream of becoming the Prima ballerina of the school. She befriends her roommates, Zoe and Miles, who teach hip-hop classes. She has ballet classes with the rigid and famous Monique ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: cinderella story, ambition, school, love and romance, music, dancer's life, follow your dream, hopes, youth, urban ghetto life, artists and showbiz, hardcase students ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Dance with Me (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Young Cuban Rafael just buried his mother, and comes to Houston to meet his father John for the first time. The difficult part is that John doesn't know he is Rafael's father. John runs a dance studio, and everyone prepares for the World ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, follow your dream, ambition, social differences, opposites attract, hopes, teachers and students, music, artists and showbiz, contests and competitions, love and romance, dancer's life ...
Place: las vegas, nevada, cuba, texas, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.2
 21K
Glitter (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman is catapulted into pop stardom, with her already-famous DJ boyfriend calling the shots.
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Plot: music, romance, ambition, addiction, music band, lifestyle, rise and fall, showbiz, cinderella story, musician's life, love affair, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 9K
Gigantic (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Young mattress salesman Brian decides to adopt a baby from China but is distracted when he forms a relationship with quirky, wealthy Harriet whom he meets at his mattress store. As their relationship flourishes, unbeknownst to them, a hitman is ...
Style: touching, realistic, surreal, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: adoption, romance, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, eccentric family, youth, dysfunctional family, salesman, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, china, florida, new york, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 40K
Shall We Dance (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, a bored and overworked estate lawyer signs up for ballroom dancing lessons.
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, sentimental, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: follow your dream, couple relations, friendship, teachers and students, dancer's life, dance school, contests and competitions, jealousy, hopes, couples, romance, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.8
 3K
Satisfaction (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a young rock group called The Mystery gets its first gig at a club, it's an opportunity to see what life is all about! Fresh out of high school, the rockers are hired by an exclusive beach resort thanks to a faded '60s songwriter. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female bonding, music, friendship, romance, coming of age, artists and showbiz, clubbing, youth, ambition, resort, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 31K
Drumline (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A fish-out-of-water comedy about a talented street drummer from Harlem who enrolls in a Southern university, expecting to lead its marching band's drumline to victory. He initially flounders in his new world, before realizing that it takes more ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: rivalry, cheerleader, hip hop, music, underdog, contests and competitions, hopes, young heroes, rise to the top, ego clash, music band, blind ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: harlem, usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
High School Musical (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Troy (Zac Efron), the popular captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella (Vanessa Anne Hudgens), the brainy and beautiful member of the academic club, break all the rules of East High society when they secretly audition for the leads in the ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: high school life, teenage love, basketball, high school, couple relations, teenage life, music, sport team, follow your dream, family relations, friendship, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, albuquerque new mexico, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.1
 602
B-Girl (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young female breakdancer, Angel, moves to Los Angeles after an attack by an ex-boyfriend nearly ends her dance career forever. B-Girl follows Angel through recovery and acceptance of a new life as she busts a move into the male-centric world of ...
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, contests and competitions, kids in trouble, parents and children, hopes, music, follow your dream, performer's life, dancer's life, family relations, lifestyle, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.6
 25K
You Got Served (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At Mr. Rad's Warehouse, the best hip-hop crews in Los Angeles compete for money and respect. But when a suburban crew crashes the party, stealing their dancers - and their moves - two warring friends have to pull together to represent the ...
Style: stylized, humorous, inspirational, intense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, friendship, breakdance, music, follow your dream, rivalry, ambition, dancer's life, betrayal, dance performance, competition, dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.5
 13K
Staying Alive (1983)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It's five years later and Tony Manero's Saturday Night Fever is still burning. Now he's strutting toward his biggest challenger yet - making it as a dancer on the Broadway stage.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, romantic, melancholic ...
Plot: broadway, disco, music, performer's life, artists and showbiz, couple relations, love and romance, hopes, dancer's life, follow your dream, desire for fame, rising to stardom ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 17K
Center Stage (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of 12 teenagers from various backgrounds enroll at the American Ballet Academy in New York to make it as ballet dancers and each one deals with the problems and stress of training and getting ahead in the world of dance.
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: ballet, music, dance, love triangle, dancer, love and romance, hopes, performer's life, blind ambition, money raising, artists and showbiz, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Fighting Temptations (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The Fighting Temptations stars Cuba Gooding, Jr. as the film's protagonist as he attempts to revive a church choir in order to enter a gospel competition with the help of a beautiful lounge singer (Beyoncé Knowles) with whom he soon falls in ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: small town, music, ambition, friendship, disorder, last wish, music band, contests and competitions, rivalry, fish out of water, family relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%